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Johnston's Bar Bistro

€€ - €€€, British,
14 Lint Riggs, Falkirk FK1 1DG, Scotland
+44 1324 637299
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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14 Lint Riggs, Falkirk FK1 1DG, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 625 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice food presented well and good service. We had a large table and picked from a set menu. The pate and burger were tasty and no complaints from the table who were served quickly and efficiently. Will be back

Thank greigb511
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food good service a bit slow possible could do with more experienced staff in the evening .place really busy normally service good but usually go for lunch and there us never a problem

Thank Elspeth T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having heard great reviews thought we would give it a try. Ordered two haddock and chips which duly arrived, Not a particularly large piece of haddock which I thought strange as they offer a half portion (must be tiny) Batter quite greasy and soggy, uniform...More

2  Thank ScottishLassie24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place we visited on a Wednesday night and the place was very busy and I can see why😄 Food was first class and excellent value for money everything was home made and so tasty. Coffee was also very nice with a big...More

Thank LolaMuss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't know Falkirk well but having noticed some "Ladies who lunch" going in here decided to try it. Lovely modern decor and quite busy so got a table upstairs. Looked at the lunch menu and as I didn't have a lot of time only chose...More

Thank nocera1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had been here once before with a friend, enjoyed it so wanted to go back. There's a bottle of water put on your table when you arrive with water glasses already there. A small touch but much appreciated. Food is tasty, good portions and beautifully...More

Thank KarenRichardson
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Great value for money. Had Soup with a wrap for lunch. Very tasty. Will definately go back again soon.

Thank Claire A
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Has a good set menu you can chose to have 2 or 3 courses - I had bruchetta followed by King prawn chilli and garlic linguine and a cocktail..my other half had a cheese burger...theres a bottle of water for the table when you come...More

Thank gemini_girl33
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Popped in here to meet my Mum for lunch during a break from work. We had a ham/cheese sandwich (which was massive) and a cajun chickenwrap. The cajun chicken was absolutely delicious and a must try! I'll be back for that again. Reasonable prices, staff...More

Thank Ginlush
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Went tonight on £1 Thursday and had the salmon main course which is of a much higher standard than should be expected of a small town Bistro. My wife and I go regularly and it just gets better and better. Everything is reasonably priced and...More

Thank Peter M
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Questions & Answers
9 September 2018|
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Response from Happiness594411 |
no there are seats downstairs as you go in quite a lot actually so you should be ok
9 September 2018|
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Response from Eliza B | Reviewed this property |
Hi you can book a downstairs table
30 July 2018|
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Response from DebbieReynolds | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I don't know the answer to your question but as it is a very modern, well run place, I would expect that they will cater for all nutritional needs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 01:00
09:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Lint Riggs, Falkirk FK1 1DG, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Falkirk District  >  Falkirk
  • Phone Number: +44 1324 637299
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Johnston's Bar - Bistro Open 7 days a week from 9:30am Large comfortable family friendly lounge, modern contemporary spacious bar & mezzanine restaurant Fresh coffee and loose tea with freshly baked cakes to sit in or take away, Breakfast, Freshly prepared food served daily along with a large selection of wines from around the world, local craft beers and world beers, spirits & soft drinks.
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